Hemp compound ‘halts’ cancer – Early Research Findings

Cannabidiol (CBD), a compound found in Hemp is non-toxic and non-psychoactive. A new study has found that this compound may stop breast cancer spreading throughout the body, US scientists believe. The California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute team is hopeful that Cannabidiol (CBD) could be a non-toxic alternative to chemotherapy. Unlike THC (Delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol), CBD…

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Rebuilding Muscle Protein – When to consume Protein Supplements

Although not a preferred fuel source, protein is used to produce energy during prolonged exercise when muscle glycogen runs low. This process is known as catabolism. Furthermore, the high blood concentration of cortisol that is associated with catabolism also obstructs the rebuilding of muscle protein by diverting its amino acid building blocks to the liver….

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How Much Water Should You Drink if You Take Protein Powders?

Protein powders are the preferred choice of muscle-building supplements for most bodybuilders and those who want to put on bulk through exercise. You can use protein powders to gain weight, as a food supplement and as a method to increase muscle mass however, using them alone may cause some problems such as dehydration. It is…

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A need for EFA Balance

Hemp Seed Oil is considered to be the best nutritional oil for health because it’s Essential Fatty Acid (EFA) profile is closest to that required by the human body.   are termed as such because the body cannot manufacture them. Therefore, they must continually be replenished in the diet. EFAs are not stored or used for…

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Your protein powder may be promoting inflammatory reactions within your body

One of the most popular supplements in our society today is protein powder. These powders come from a variety of different sources and a number of unique manufacturing processes. Unfortunately, 95% of commercial protein powders have toxic ingredients that could be slowly inflaming your body and depleting your cellular nutritional stores. Protein supplements can be…

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Hemp & GLA: Good Fat for Weight Loss

More than 66% of Westerners are overweight, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).  While a sedentary lifestyle and poor dietary choices can contribute to Westerners’ expanding waistlines, there may be more to the story. Research has found that a deficiency in the Omega-6 Essential Fatty Acid, Gamma Linoleic Acid (GLA), can actually inhibit…

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Women – Healthy Hormone Balance with Hemp

Women can experience hormonal imbalances at any age, yet symptoms can be the most pronounced during the late twenties to forties.  In addition, many women experience these symptoms each month during the pre-menstrual stage of the menstrual cycle. In each case, symptoms of a hormonal imbalance can range from any of the following: Allergies, Anxiety,…

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Cannabidiol inhibits tumour growth in leukaemia and breast cancer

Italian researchers investigated the anti-tumour effects of five natural cannabinoids of the cannabis plant (cannabidiol, cannabigerol, cannabichromene, cannabidiol-acid and THC-acid) in breast cancer. Cannabidiol (CBD) was the most potent cannabinoid in inhibiting the growth of human breast cancer cells that had been injected under the skin of mice. CBD also reduced lung metastases deriving from…

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